Feb
10
Sun
In Person with Artur Żmijewski @ TBD
Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm


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We are happy to invite you to in-person meeting with Artur Żmijewski on Sunday, February 10th, at 4PM. Program will include an interview and Q&A with the audience plus a small reception following the program.  This event will be conducted in Polish with English on-screen translation. We are offering only 12 tickets to the public for this event due to very limited space. Tickets will be available for minimum donation of $30.00/person beginning Monday, February 4th at 12noon. First come first serve rule will apply. Two tickets maximum per person.

Tickets are all sold out as of Monday, Feb. 4th at 9:37PM.

Polish Film Festival Los Angeles

www.PolishFilmLA.org

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Artur Żmijewski – biography.

Theater, film and TV actor. Graduated from the State Theater School in Warsaw.
Recipient of several awards including a prize at the 1989 IFF Viareggio for his part in INVENTORY (Stan posiadania) directed by Krzysztof Zanussi; 1991 award of the Head of the Committee of Cinematography for the movie LAVA (Lawa) directed by Andrzej Wajda; 1992 Zbigniew Cybulski award for best actor; awarded twice (2002 and 2003) with TELEMASKA for the best Polish TV actor in 2001-2002 and 2002-2003 seasons; THREE-time laureate of  TELEKAMERA for best actor of the year. Recently he played the leading part in KATYN directed by Andrzej Wajda, which in 2008 was nominated for an Oscar.

Filmography:

2017 BREAKING THE LIMITS (Najlepszy) by Lukasz Palkowski
PANIC ATTACK (Atak paniki) by Pawel Maslona
2016 PITBULL: TOUGH WOMEN) by Patryk Vega
2014 STONES FOR THE RAMPART (Kamienie na szaniec) by Robert Glinski
2013 DECEIVED (Oszukane) by Marcinh Solarz
2012 MY FATHER’S BIKE (Moj rower) by Piotr Trzaskalski
2011 HOW TO GET RID OF CELLULITIS (Jak sie pozbyc cellulitu) by Andrzej Saramanowicz
2010 THE RITE OF PASSAGE (Mala matura 1947) by Janysz Majewski
2007 KATYN by Andrzej Wajda
2006 IMMENSITY OF JUSTICE (Bezmiar sprawiedliwosci) by Wieslaw Saniewski
2006 WE’RE ALL CHRISTS (Wszyscy jestesmy Chrystusami) by Marek Koterski
2004 NEVER AGAIN (Nigdy w zyciu) by RYSZARD Zatorski
2001 IN DESERT AND WILDERNESS (W pustyni i w puszczy) by Gavin Hood
2000 CONDEMNATION OF FRANCISZEK KLOS (Wyrok na Franciszka Klosa) by Andrzej Wajda
1999 THE LAST MISSION (Ostatnia misja) by Wojciech Wojcik
1998 AMOK by Natalia Koryncka-Gruz
1998 DESERTER’S GOLD (Zloto dezerterow) by Janusz Majewski
1998 DEMONS OF WAR (Demony wojny w/g Goi) by Wladyslaw Pasikowski
1997 SHELTER (Przystan) by Jan Hryniak
1996 ESCAPE (Szokes) by Lívia Gyarmathy
1995 WHY? (Za co?) by Jerzy Kawalerowicz
1995 FAR FROM EACH OTHER (Daleko od siebie) by Feliks Falk
1994 PIGS 2-THE LAST BLOOD (Psy 2: Ostatnia krew) by Wladyslaw Pasokowski
1992 ENAK by Slawomir Idziak
1991 THREE DAYS WITHOUT CONVICTION (3 dni bez wyroku) by Wojciech Wojcik
1991 MAIDENS AND WIDOWS (Pany i wdowy) by Janusz Zaorski & Elzbieta Osinska
1989 INVENTORY (Stan posiadania) by Krzysztof Zanussi

 

Feb
16
Sat
Meet Witold Gadowski and Malgorzata Fechner. @ Catholic Parish, Yorba Linda
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mar
2
Sat
Live Performance by Polish American folk dance group @ Polonez
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


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POLONEZ LIVE!
Dance Group of San Diego

invites You to The 30th Anniversary Gala.

March 2nd 2019 6 pm.

4300 Oceanside Blvd.
Oceanside,Ca. 92056

Dance to the great music  by DJ Zbigniew Gałązka

Tickets $100 per person.
Includes: Dinner, desserts, coffee and tea, drinks

Reservations:
Eva Chrzanowski 619-787-8757
Wanda Augustyniak
Wandat418@gmail.com

Mar
17
Sun
“JEST TAKI KTOS” – Polish hits with Krzysztof Dzikowski and Wiktoria Tracz @ The South Pasadena Library Community Room
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


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“JEST  TAKI KTOS” – POLISH HITS WITH KRZYSZTOF DZIKOWSKI AND WIKTORIA TRACZ (in Polish)

Sunday, 17 March 2019, at  6 pm.

the South Pasadena Library Community Room

1115 El Centro St, South Pasadena, CA 91030.

Street parking.

Free and open to the public, but RSVP to prezes@modjeska.org, due to  limited seating.

Mar
22
Fri
Miro Kepinski “Beyond the Piano Art x Music”. Performance and exhibit. @ Hellada Gallery
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm


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MIRO KEPINSKI beyond the PIANO | art x music

Miro Kepinski presents the art of his album covers and other graphics. Selection includes minimal illustrations such as ‘Primal Time’, ‘Digital Conductor’ or ‘Star’.

Miro is a film composer, producer and performer. His most recent credits include a feature drama ‘In This Gray Place’ with Phil LaMarr (‘Pulp Fiction’) — BEST MUSIC award at Polish Film Festival 2018 in Los Angeles and comedy-horror ‘Suicide for Beginners’ with Sid Haig (‘Kill Bill 2’) and Corey Feldman (‘Gremlins’). His score for a documentary ‘The Wounds We Cannot See’ got multiple awards in USA and India (including Best Original Music/Score at  Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards, Award of Recognition – Music Score at Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards). Miro also participates at performances and festivals such as Sesilus, Silent Cinema Festival or Warsaw Festiwal ‘Innocent Sorcerers’ but also Męskie Granie Festival and Off Camera Film Festival. His music mixes minimalism with a ‘rawness’ of the north and a Slavic melancholy blended with the classic sounds. Started as a hobby Miro designed all of his music albums where used a minimal & abstract language combined with pop- and contemporary art influence.

Mar
23
Sat
Polish composer Miro Kepinski at NoHo Cine Fest film @ Laemmle NoHo 7 Theatre
Mar 23 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm


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NoHo Cine Fest

ttps://www.nohocinefest.com/shorts7…

Saturday, March 23 at 12:30 PM

Laemmle NoHo 7 Theatre
5240 Lankershime Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
BEFORE THE THUNDER by Yelena Krivosheyeva
Music by Miro Kepinski
http://www.polishfilmla.org/wocms.php?siteID=13&ID=1095
tickets: https://www.laemmle.com/theaters/purchase/23/5677867…

 

Music by Stanisław Moniuszko, Grażyna Bacewicz and Roman Ryterband @ Alfred Newman Recital Hall, USC
Mar 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm


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Polish Music Spring: Celebrating Anniversaries Concert

polishmusic.usc.edu/events/polish-music-spring-celebrating-anniversaries

SATURDAY, 23 MARCH 2019 | 4:00 P.M.
Music by Stanisław Moniuszko, Grażyna Bacewicz and Roman Ryterband
Alfred Newman Recital Hall, USC (see AHF on campus map)
3616 Trousdale Pkwy, Los Angeles, CA
FREE Admission
Campus parking: $12 – enter through McCarthy Way Entrance
at Figueroa St. & McCarthy Way (see PSX on campus map)

 

Artist reception to follow concert in Herklotz Courtyard

Mar
24
Sun
Polish Director Piotr Sulkowski at Hollywood Screening Film Festival @ Promenade Playhouse
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm


Play

Hollywood Screening Film Festival

http://www.hollywoodscreenings.org/2019.html

Sunday, March 24 at 1 PM

Promenade Playhouse
1404 3rd St Promenade
Santa Monica, CA

PLAY by Piotr Sulkowski
http://www.polishfilmla.org/wocms.php?siteID=13&ID=1125
Starring: Joanna Kulig, Adam Woronowicz

tickets: https://www.paypal.com/webapps/shoppingcart…

 

Apr
12
Fri
Screening of “Cold War” by Pawel Pawlikowski @ California Museum Of Photography
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm


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COLD WAR by Pawel Pawlikowski

http://www.polishfilmla.org/wocms.php?siteID=12&ID=1185

UCR ARTS

https://ucrarts.ucr.edu/Film/List

California Museum OG PHOTOGRAPHY

3824 Main Street

Riverside, CA  92501

Friday, April 12, 2019 at 7pm

Saturday, Aprli 13, 2019 at 3pm & 7pm

 

www.polishfilmla.org

Shandy and Eva LIVE in concert! @ Hellada Gallery
Apr 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm


Shandy&Eva

https://www.facebook.com/events/668279583604485/

PARKING:

Street parking is free on surrounding streets and free after 6PM and in few streets after 9PM. Parking lots and structures are available for $6.00 to $25.00 per day. Map below:

Parking lots & structures info

 

Apr
13
Sat
Screening of “Cold War” by Pawel Pawlikowski @ California Museum Of Photography
Apr 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm


zimnawojna

COLD WAR by Pawel Pawlikowski

http://www.polishfilmla.org/wocms.php?siteID=12&ID=1185

UCR ARTS

https://ucrarts.ucr.edu/Film/List

California Museum OG PHOTOGRAPHY

3824 Main Street

Riverside, CA  92501

Friday, April 12, 2019 at 7pm

Saturday, Aprli 13, 2019 at 3pm & 7pm

 

www.polishfilmla.org

Polish movie by David Krepski @ Zebulon
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


Hmom

HIS MOTHER by Dawid Krepski

Starring: Marta Ojrzynska

Cinematography: Marcin Banasiak

Producer: Magdalena Gaca & Mieszko Lassota

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 6PM

Zebulon

2478 Fletcher Dr.

Los Angeles, CA 90039

Free parking: Riverside Dr., Fletcher Dr., Ripple Dr.

Screening of “Cold War” by Pawel Pawlikowski @ California Museum Of Photography
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm


zimnawojna

COLD WAR by Pawel Pawlikowski

http://www.polishfilmla.org/wocms.php?siteID=12&ID=1185

UCR ARTS

https://ucrarts.ucr.edu/Film/List

California Museum OG PHOTOGRAPHY

3824 Main Street

Riverside, CA  92501

Friday, April 12, 2019 at 7pm

Saturday, Aprli 13, 2019 at 3pm & 7pm

 

www.polishfilmla.org

PASSOVER MUSIC FROM POLAND @ Beth Shir Shalom
Apr 13 @ 8:15 pm – 9:45 pm

PASSOVER MUSIC FROM POLAND

https://polishjewsreviving.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/JRP_Spring2019_Program_r3.pdf

Featuring two of Poland’s progressive Jewish cantorial soloists – Menachem Mirski and Anna Katarzyna Silverman

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 8:15 PM

Beth Shir Shalom

1827 California Ave,

Santa Monica, CA 90403

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-57556492017

 

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Congregation Beth Ohr

12355 Moorpark Street

Studio City, CA, 91604

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-57555539167

 

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel

3033 N Towne Ave, Pomona, CA 91767

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshhold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-56223008532

 

Apr
14
Sun
PASSOVER MUSIC FROM POLAND @ Congregation Beth Ohr
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

PASSOVER MUSIC FROM POLAND

https://polishjewsreviving.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/JRP_Spring2019_Program_r3.pdf

Featuring two of Poland’s progressive Jewish cantorial soloists – Menachem Mirski and Anna Katarzyna Silverman

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 8:15 PM

Beth Shir Shalom

1827 California Ave,

Santa Monica, CA 90403

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-57556492017

 

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Congregation Beth Ohr

12355 Moorpark Street

Studio City, CA, 91604

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-57555539167

 

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel

3033 N Towne Ave, Pomona, CA 91767

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshhold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-56223008532

 

PASSOVER MUSIC FROM POLAND @ Temple Beth Israel
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

PASSOVER MUSIC FROM POLAND

https://polishjewsreviving.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/JRP_Spring2019_Program_r3.pdf

Featuring two of Poland’s progressive Jewish cantorial soloists – Menachem Mirski and Anna Katarzyna Silverman

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 8:15 PM

Beth Shir Shalom

1827 California Ave,

Santa Monica, CA 90403

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-57556492017

 

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Congregation Beth Ohr

12355 Moorpark Street

Studio City, CA, 91604

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-57555539167

 

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel

3033 N Towne Ave, Pomona, CA 91767

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-threshhold-of-freedom-passover-music-in-poland-tickets-56223008532

 

May
4
Sat
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 4 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

May
5
Sun
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

Polish Constitution Day festival, San Diego @ Balboa Park
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
May
6
Mon
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 6 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

May
7
Tue
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

May
8
Wed
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 8 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

May
9
Thu
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

European Union Film Festival. Opening night screening of: “Wherever You Are” by Bonifacio Angus, Italy. @ Egyptian Theatre
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm


EUFF2019

For tickets click on “Register” and use the password:  1234qwer

Los Angeles Premiere!

WHEREVER YOU ARE

(OVUNQUE PROTEGGIMI)

2018, Italy, 110 min. Dir. Bonifacio Angius.

Failing musician Alessandro (Alessandro Gazale) hits rock bottom after a drunken rampage sends him to a mental hospital, where he meets Francesca (Francesca Niedda), a woman whose vibrant spirit gives him a renewed sense of purpose.

In Italian with English subtitles.

Reception in the courtyard starting at 6:00 PM.

Discussion following WHEREVER YOU ARE with director Bonifacio Angius and actor Alessandro Gazale.

 

 

 

 

May
10
Fri
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 10 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

May
11
Sat
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

May
12
Sun
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 12 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

Polish film “Casting” by Klaudia Keska at the Europen Union Film Festival @ Aero Theatre
May 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm


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For tickets click on register and use code: ghjk6789

Los Angeles Premiere!

“Casting”

2018, Poland, 18 min. Dir. Klaudia Kęska.

A film school student is tasked with recreating the final scene from THE GODFATHER. Instead of hiring professional actors, he sets up a casting call at the local orphanage in Katowice.

May
13
Mon
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 13 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM

May
14
Tue
“Desert Project” Polish American art exhibit @ BBAX
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


DesertPr
Desert Projekt is a fun and colorful collaboration between Polish artist Julia Curylo and American photographer Craig Deman.

Opening Reception:

Saturday, May 4th, 6-9PM